Medical Malpractice Lawyer in Joliet, IL
Serving Shorewood, Morris, Crest Hill, Manhattan, and more.
Health care providers, whether medical doctors, dentists, nurses, hospitals, or nursing homes are required to exercise reasonable care as they fulfill their duties to patients. Common examples of malpractice cases include carelessly performed surgeries, improperly placed dental implants, medication negligence, incorrect diagnoses, nursing home abuse, and injuries arising from negligent treatment of existing health issues. If you believe that you or someone you love has been injured or has died as a result of improper medical treatment, negligent dental treatment or nursing home abuse, contact the lawyers at Spesia & Taylor today.
The attorneys at Spesia & Taylor have recovered millions of dollars in damages on behalf of people injured by the negligence of medical professionals, including millions of dollars in recoveries for victims of medical negligence and nursing home abuse. In addition, Spesia & Taylor’ attorneys negotiated one of the largest reported non-death dental malpractice settlements in Illinois to date. You may be entitled to compensation due to your pain and suffering, loss of income, loss of pension, debilitating emotional stress, disability, disfigurement, or loss of love and companionship. Contact the firm of Spesia & Taylor today and speak to partner John Spesia and our team of skilled personal injury attorneys.
Our attorneys possess extensive experience concerning the vigorous prosecution of injured client’s rights. Using this experience, our attorneys will ensure that you receive the compensation owed to you by law.
Attorneys at Spesia & Taylor have represented clients in both federal and state courts. They have won cases in the Illinois appellate courts and the Illinois Supreme Court, and have recovered millions of dollars on behalf of clients as a result of favorable settlements and jury verdicts.
The attorneys at Spesia & Taylor have also been recognized for their experience and excellence. Partners John M. Spesia and Jeffrey S. Taylor have both been named SuperLawyers® and have received an AV rating from Marindale Hubbel American Law Directory, the highest rating for legal ability and ethical standards. Additionally, one of our “of counsel” attorneys, Kent Slater, is a retired justice of the Illinois Court of Appeals for the Third District; Kent provides invaluable insight, from both sides of the bench, into every aspect of a personal injury case.
Our attorneys will fight tirelessly to secure you, or your loved one, the compensation you deserve. Some examples of some of our past successes include:
- a $4.5 million settlement;
- a judgment for more than $3.1 million on behalf of the widow whose husband died in an automobile accident;
- a $1 million recovery as a result of medical negligence;
- a $700,000 jury verdict in another medical negligence case; and
- a $580,000 settlement in a nursing home negligence case.
Additionally, attorneys John Spesia, Kent Slater, and Jacob Gancarczyk recently won a wrongful death appeal on behalf of the family of a 42-year-old woman killed by a speeding police officer, thus ensuring that they will have their fair day in court. Attorney John Spesia has also argued landmark cases in the Illinois Supreme Court twice—one of these cases resulted in the recovery of over $900,000 on behalf of a victim of medical negligence.
Let one of our attorneys review the facts of your case and help you get the results you deserve. Our attorneys will tell you how soon you need act to preserve your rights, the damages to which you may be entitled, and whether you may be entitled to some type of financial benefits before your lawsuit is even settled, all at no cost to you. Additionally, in most personal injury cases, you won’t be charged any legal fees until the offender pays the damage award.